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Maine Historical Society

MAINE HISTORICAL SOCIETY

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On-Demand Programs and Podcasts

On the go, or prefer the podcast platform? Visit the MHS podcast page for a selection of unique programs and podcasts on a wide selection of historical topics!

BEGIN AGAIN Series

Trans & Nonbinary Adventures in 19th century New England

Trans & Nonbinary Adventures in 19th century New England
BEGIN AGAIN SERIES: A Talk with Jen Manion

Recorded on October 21, 2021

"All Power is Inherent in the People:" A Discussion of Maine Voting Rights
BEGIN AGAIN SERIES: A Talk with Anne B. Gass

Recorded on October 14, 2021

The Atlantic Black Box Project

The Atlantic Black Box Project
BEGIN AGAIN SERIES: Recovering History in New England

Recorded on September 23, 2021

Ghosts of Pineland

Ghosts of Pineland
BEGIN AGAIN SERIES: A Talk with William Barry

Recorded on September 16, 2021

Who Gets To Tell Story?

Who Gets To Tell Story?
BEGIN AGAIN SERIES: A Talk with Rhea Côté Robbins

Recorded on September 9, 2021

The Know-Nothings Menace: When Hate, Fear, and Prejudice Ruled Maine and America

The Know-Nothings Menace: When Hate, Fear, and Prejudice Ruled Maine and America
BEGIN AGAIN SERIES: A Talk with Matt Barker

Recorded on August 19, 2021

Nineteenth-Century Black Politics in Maine: Historical Research and Legacies

Nineteenth-Century Black Politics in Maine: Historical Research and Legacies
BEGIN AGAIN SERIES: Panel Discussion

Recorded on July 22, 2021

Major Episodes of Colonial Racism in Maine State Indian History and Policy

Major Episodes of Colonial Racism in Maine State Indian History and Policy
BEGIN AGAIN SERIES: A Talk with Darren Ranco

Recorded on July 20, 2021

200 Years of Jews in Maine

200 Years of Jews in Maine
BEGIN AGAIN SERIES: A Conversation with David Freidenreich

Recorded on June 24, 2021

From Chinese Laundress to Mother of the Year: Bringing the Story of Toy Len Goon Beyond the Model Minority Myth

From Chinese Laundress to Mother of the Year: Bringing the Story of Toy Len Goon Beyond the Model Minority Myth
BEGIN AGAIN SERIES: A Talk with Dr. Andrea Louie

Recorded on June 17, 2021

The Coming of the Invisible People

The Coming of the Invisible People
BEGIN AGAIN SERIES: A Talk with Bob Greene

Recorded on June 10, 2021

The Life of a Klansman

The Life of a Klansman
BEGIN AGAIN SERIES: A Book Talk with Edward Ball

Recorded on May 26, 2021

"Doing One's First Works Over": Imagining a New America
BEGIN AGAIN SERIES: A Talk with Dr. Eddie Glaude, Jr.

Recorded on May 20, 2021

Begin Again: reckoning with intolerance in Maine

Begin Again: reckoning with intolerance in Maine
BEGIN AGAIN SERIES: Curator Panel Discussion

Recorded on May 12, 2021